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The fountain's cool water sprayed upwards with a pleasant hiss.
Mansell stood on the podium and sprayed champagne into the air.
I caught the kids next door spraying my dog with cold water!
The chemical is sprayed onto the roof to weatherproof it.
The men sprayed the vehicle with automatic gunfire.
This is the British English definition of spray. View American English definition of spray.
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